Justice Laing of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Saskatchewan has granted certification of a class action on behalf of commercial game farmers who suffered economic loss as a result of the conduct of the Government of Saskatchewan in administering the Saskatchewan Cervid Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) Surveillance and Certification Program.
Reynold Robertson Q.C. is lead counsel on behalf of the class of farmers adversely affected by the Government’s conduct. Justice Laing’s decision has cleared the path for the Plaintiff to proceed to trial.
To read Justice Laing’s decision click here.
Robertson Stromberg Pedersen LLP is pleased to welcome Jennifer Pereira to its partnership.
Jennifer’s practice focuses on civil litigation, insurance, and transportation. She has delivered successful results for her clients before all levels of Court in Saskatchewan.
A prolific volunteer, Jennifer’s contribution to her profession and the community is notable. She sits on the Boards of Directors for Persephone Theatre, the Community Radio Society of Saskatoon, the Open Door Society and the Saskatoon Branch of Osteoporosis Canada. In addition she is the national fundraising chair for the National Women’s Liberal Commission and a host of a weekly radio program on CFCR 90.5FM. Within the legal community Jennifer sits as a governor of the Saskatchewan Trial Lawyers Association and is an executive member of the Saskatoon Bar Association. She has been published in the areas of insurance and family law, adjudicated for the bar course and lectured on behalf of the Public Legal Education Association.
Jennifer’s dedication to her community and her practical approach to the practice of law make her a valued asset to RSP and the clients it serves.